MORRISVILLE, N.Y. – Visiting SUNY Potsdam scored three goals in each the second and fourth quarters as they posted the 9-5 non-conference victory over the host Morrisville State College men's lacrosse team Saturday afternoon on Drake Field in Morrisville.
The loss drops Morrisville State to 1-7 overall, while Potsdam improves to 2-3 on the season.
Dan Sherlock (Tully, N.Y.) registered eight saves in the loss between the pipes, picking up three ground balls.
Morrisville State edged Potsdam in shots on the day, 45-27, and in the ground ball game, 27-26.
Eric Soderquist and Josh Huiatt each posted two goals for the Bears, while Zach Sheridan turned away 18 Morrisville State shot attempts.
Morrisville State returns to the field Wednesday, opening North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) play on Drake Field against Hilbert College. Face-off is scheduled for 4 p.m.
Morrisville State College's curricula are enriched with applied learning and pave the way for opportunity at both the Morrisville and Norwich campuses. An action-oriented, interactive learning lab, the college is a national leader in technology and has been lauded for its exemplary, innovative and effective community service programs.
The college was ranked among the Best Regional Colleges in the North by U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges 2018 issue and was also recognized in the Top Public Schools, Regional Colleges North in the 2018 Best Colleges rankings. For more information about Morrisville State College, visit www.morrisville.edu.